The Norwegian Defence Estates Agency manages 14 national fortifications all over Norway. They welcome a total of 2.5 million visitors a year.
Akershus Fortress is situated in the centre of Oslo, and with its beautiful green surroundings, it is a popular recreational area in the city.
The fortress has been at the centre of the nation's growth and development for 700 years, and it is now very popular as a culture arena. At the fortress, you can experience a unique historical environment and enjoy stimulating cultural experiences.